ENCOURAGING
Through mentoring and teaching we encourage girls and women to be their authentic selves.
EMPOWERING
Through education, practical life skills, and motivation we empower girls and women to walk in their purpose.
EQUIPPING
Through conferences and workshops we help girls and women to implement life changing skills and habits.

WIT NEWS

Keep up with what’s happening here at Walk In It Inc., stay up to date on the latest and upcoming events, special meet-ups, and everything Ladies of Distinction and Walk In It Related! 

A Day of Generous Giving

Giving Tuesday is almost here! We’re pumped to help transform the lives of girls and women by raising $5000 for our weekly character development program. Join our movement today and[…]

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Hundreds of LOD Came Out To The 2022 Self-Esteem Walk & Rally!

The Annual Self-Esteem Walk and Rally was tons of fun and empowerment!! Several hundreds of Ladies of Distinction from across the Hampton Roads gathered on Saturday, October 1st9am – 11am[…]

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It’s that time
of year again!
Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday is almost here! We’re pumped to help transform the lives of girls and women by raising $5000! Join our movement today and don’t forget to tell ALL your friends! #GivingTuesday!

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WELCOME BACK LOD!

Ready to GROW, lead, and get empowered in 2022?

Get in touch with your site coordinator today to get details on your school’s LOD program! Or if you are not a LOD member yet, see your school’s guidence counselor for more information, or click the L.O.D. Registration link above to sign-up your girl today!

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HELP US TRANSFORM THE NEXT GENERATION OF FEMALE LEADERS

Walk In It’s “Next Steps” Celebration Gala is an event you don’t want to miss! This exciting, interactive, virtual event will feature impact stories, new programming features, a live and silent auction, the awarding of scholarships, and an opportunity to be part of Walk In It’s next steps. Have fun bidding on items during the auction, and hear firsthand how lives have been positively transformed through the organization.

THE GALA SUPPORTS FUTURE GROWTH & VISION

W.I.T. Women helps the organization fulfill their mission to empower women to be holistically healthy in all aspects of the lives. Women participate in conferences, and small group sessions based on specialized topics including self-care, thriving in the workplace, and living a balanced life.

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Walking Across State-lines again with a NEW LOD Fayette-Ware Comprehensive High School Site

For over 14 years we at Walk In It Inc. have had the opportunity to empower, educate, and impact the lives of thousands of girls and women. We are so grateful for the 30 Ladies of Distinction Sites we host throughout Virginia. Our 32nd LOD Site was launched in Tennessee! This is our second out of state site! Thanks to all who continue to support, pray for, and invest in Walk In It!

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Your Steps Counted! Thank you for walking with us virtually! 

Dozens of Ladies of Distinction and their families came out to various sites to walk for self-esteem this year. More programming dollars were raised, and girls were empowered to hold their heads high as they strive for success this school year admid the pandemic challenges. We are celebrating our Self-Esteem Award recipients: Southampton High School for Most Spirited, and Franklin High School for the Most Creative Outfits! Keep Stepping Ladies! 

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WE DID IT! 

Thank you for your support!  

Supporters from all over the 757 area rushed online to give to their favorite non-profit on midnight Tuesday. We are grateful that you joined us in supporting WIT! Every dollar was matched, which means more opportunity for life-long impact and a young lady encouraged to be the best version of herself. We surpassed our goal of $10,000 last year! Thank you for your continued support to exceed it in 2023.

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WALK IN IT RECIEVES A NEW GRANT!

MORE FUNDING! Exciting WIT News!

Walk In It Inc. is excited and about receiving a Black Community Partnership Fund Grant from the Hampton Roads Community Foundation in partnership with Facebook. Stay tuned for exciting updates!

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Thanks for joining us for June 5, 2021
“Next Steps” Celebration Gala

WALK IN IT INC.

Our Mission, Our Vision

Our mission is to encourage, empower, and equip girls to be holistically healthy and strong: educationally, emotionally, socially, and physically.

Our vision is to see confident, healthy, holistic girls who fulfill their maximum potential in every area of their lives. The Ladies of Distinction Program is WIT’s largest program serving over 600 girls and 22 schools throughout Hampton Roads and Western Tidewater, Virginia. L.O.D. helps young ladies discover and operate in their full potential with consistent meetings and open and honest dialogue. Using our curriculum, meetings are focused on holistic health. Topics include: Developing and maintaining high self-esteem, healthy relationships, setting goals, overcoming obstacles, and living healthy lifestyles. LEARN MORE ABOUT L.O.D.

Highlights 

The Walk In It Team appreciates you! After countless after-school sessions, girl talk, high-heels, dresses, high-energy self-esteem rallys, mother/daughter paint, and plenty of pink & black ensembles, The Ladies of Distinction Program is impacting 700 girls monthly throughout 30 schools. We are thankful for your gracious support!

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LOD TAKES THE SPIRIT OF NORFOLK

Check out pictures from the Healthy Relationship Conference Cruise!  

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LET’S DIG IN!

Celebrating strength, sure-footing, and safety! 

Our Programs

LADIES OF DISTINCTION

The Ladies of Distinction Program is the largest program of Walk In It Inc., serving over 600 girls grades 4-12, in 22 schools throughout Hampton Roads and Western Tidewater.

RAISING EXCELLENT DAUGHTERS

The Raising Excellent Daughters Program is the parent support component of Walk In It Inc. It connects daughters and parents through sessions, meals, and exposure trips.

WIT WOMEN

Walk In It is proud to help women walk in their purpose through retreats, conferences, and mentoring. The Annual WIT Women’s Conference is host to hundreds of women each year.
FOR GRADUATING SCHOOL SENIORS

Apply for the Ladies of Distinction Scholarship

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Our Board of Directors

Dr. Dwight S. Riddick, II

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Dorothy Blunt

Vice Chairwomen – Programs

Latora Cason

Treasurer and Secretary

Tora Sweat

Director of Community Outreach

Alice Baxter

Director of Volunteers

Jocelyn Adams

Director of Communications

Helivi Holland

Director of Policy and Planning

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